Happy Friday! Time to get your weekly roundup of what happened in hiring and job search this week:

  1. Newly appointed Pope Francis is probably the most notable ‘hiring’ announcement this week. Our own Stephen Race was asked what businesses might learn from the Vatican method for electing new CEOs.

  2. With many parts of Canada in a candidate shortage, a CIBC report targeted 25 professions with the most need for qualified employees.

  3. More evidence it’s time to get mobile: 40% of mobile candidates abandon the application process if they encounter a non-mobile friendly process.

  4. Love Pinterest? Here’s 7 Pinterest Boards to follow for your career. Great sources of inspiration, motivation and work snack recipes!

  5. We LOVE what we do! But sometimes recruitment gets a bad wrap. So here’s 5 reasons why being a Recruiter ROCKS!


Have a great Paddy’s Day this weekend!


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